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Jimenez de Cisneros exhibition at Crevillent

In the Crevillent town takes place an exhibition on the geologist Daniel Jimenez de Cisneros celebrating the 100 years of the publication of the first geological study of the Crevillent Sierra.

The University of Alicante has been collaborating in the exhibit 15-years after the 2004-tribute-simposium to Don Daniel Jimenez de Cisneros. The link bellow show two videos made for the event.


Catoon trailer:


link to the facsimil-book published:


Jiménez de Cisneros tribute in Crevillente

On september 5th of 2019 there will be a field trip (17:30 to 21:00)  organized under the summer school course of the University Miguel Hernandez  entitled “Jimenez de Cisneros, pioneer in the geological and paleontological investigation in the Southern Alicante”.

More information about the Crevillente course here.

The participant will see the southern section of the Crevillente Sierra from Los Molinos educative center to the Pouet de la Mel spring. Visiting the neogene cover, the Els Pontets diapir, and the Mesozoic carbonatic rocks of the Crevillente Sierra.

The conductor of this field trip will be our collegue José Enrique Tent Manclús.

Landscape of the Crevillente Sierra taken at the early XXth century by Daniel Jiménez de Cisneros. The mountain, “el Frare” viewed from the southern side of the Moeixa.